Fermenter question - Home Brew Forums
Register Now For Free!

Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Beer > Beginners Beer Brewing Forum > Fermenter question

Thread Tools
Old 01-13-2013, 05:22 AM   #1
Nov 2011
Posts: 70

I'm thinking about doing my first all grain brew and would prefer to do a 2-1/2 batch. Could I use my 5 gallon carboy for fermenting, or would that invite problems?

Reply With Quote
Old 01-13-2013, 05:24 AM   #2
Righlander's Avatar
Apr 2008
Largo Florida
Posts: 506
Liked 6 Times on 6 Posts

yeah you can. it's a lot of headspace but, yeah

Reply With Quote
Old 01-13-2013, 05:24 AM   #3
itsme6582's Avatar
Nov 2009
Posts: 883
Liked 29 Times on 26 Posts

Nope. No problems. CO2 from the yeast will protect your beer.

Reply With Quote
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fermenter question mtrogers14 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 6 10-12-2012 04:27 PM
fermenter question brewster13 Beginners Beer Brewing Forum 11 02-04-2010 02:25 AM
Fermenter Question Barganman04 Equipment/Sanitation 3 07-14-2009 03:41 AM
Fermenter to Keg Question..? wedge421 Bottling/Kegging 2 02-21-2008 03:27 AM
fermenter question fsinger Equipment/Sanitation 3 06-06-2005 01:16 PM

Forum Jump